FTC Settles With Another Marketer In Text Spam Crackdown

Law360, New York (November 20, 2013, 2:56 PM EST) -- The Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday that a marketing company accused of blasting consumers with more than 30 million spam text messages directing them to deceptive websites has been barred from further scams, the agency's latest settlement in a crackdown launched this year. 

Cresta Pillsbury, Jan-Paul Diaz, Joshua Brewer and Daniel Stanitski, and their company Ecommerce Merchants LLC, which did business as Superior Affiliate Management, were among the subjects of a series of FTC complaints filed in March against the senders of text message spam. In...
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Case Title

Federal Trade Commission v. Ecommerce Merchants, LLC et al


Case Number

1:13-cv-01534

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Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

890(Other Statutory Actions)

Date Filed

February 28, 2013

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